Meineke Named a Top Franchise for Veterans
Rapidly Expanding Car Care Brand Named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2018 “Top Franchises for Veterans” List
January 10, 2019 // Franchising.com // CHARLOTTE - Dedicated to supporting and growing with those who have served our country, Meineke has risen through the ranks to earn its spot on Entrepreneur magazine’s 2018 “Top Franchises for Veterans” list.
Entrepreneur ranked Meineke as number 36 on the magazine’s annual ranking of the top 150 franchises offering incentives, support and other programs to help veterans become franchisees. To learn more about the incentives Meineke provides veterans, visit https://www.meineke.com/franchise-opportunities/ and submit a request for more information.
“It’s a true honor to provide veterans with a business opportunity that builds on their unique strengths and recognizes their sacrifice and devotion to our country,” said John Moreau, vice president of franchise development at Meineke. “Veterans tend to possess a unique skillset, experience and perspective that equips them for success as a Meineke franchisee, and we’re happy to continue providing resources and incentives that help, support and encourage veterans to join our system.”
To be eligible for the “Top Franchises for Veterans” list, companies are required to participate in a survey designed to help Entrepreneur learn more about their veterans programs. Factors considered into the annual ranking include each company's veteran incentive, how veteran franchisees are attracted to and supported by the company, and how each company scored in the 2018 Franchise 500. From there, the top 150 franchise concepts offering the best opportunities for veterans interested in becoming franchisees are named to Entrepreneur’s “Top Franchises for Veterans” list.
Meineke provides automotive maintenance and repair services for nearly 3 million cars a year. In recent years, Meineke has expanded its product offerings to better meet the demands of its customers and a changing marketplace, becoming the “total car care” brand.
Ideal Meineke franchisees are coachable, yet demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit that fosters sales and revenue growth. Executive-level corporate experience and/or franchise ownership and operations experience is preferred, but not required.
Meineke Car Care Centers, Inc., is a division of Driven Brands, Inc., the leading automotive aftermarket franchisor in the world. Founded in 1972, Meineke has almost 900 centers that service approximately 3 million cars a year. In recent years, Meineke has expanded its product offerings to better meet the demands of its customers and a changing marketplace, becoming the “total car care” brand. Meineke continues to be ranked as one of the best franchise opportunities in the country.
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